Multimedia Specialist 2 (Graphic Design Specialist)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
Vice President for Research
Full/Part Time:


The Clearinghouse For Military Family Readiness at Penn State is seeking a talented and energetic Multimedia Specialist to assist with a wide variety of projects, project marketing, and promotional efforts. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail oriented, and have an education and/or background in producing visually-compelling, audience-appropriate graphic products for video, web, and print. Candidates should be highly proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. An eagerness to work with storyboarding, animation, motion graphics, 3D design, Adobe After Effects, designing for web, or designing for film are highly desired. Primary duties include assisting the team with planning and developing content for brochures, posters, signage, and educational materials as needed. The successful candidate will be able to meet tight deadlines, manage multiple tasks, and have a basic understanding of branding, design, and promotional communications. The successful candidate must be excited about the opportunity to work with professionals who assist the United States military in developing leading-edge programs. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088